By Dana Dovey | Fri, 07/25/2014 - 17:04
The reason for our obsession with sugary foods has to do with the effect the sweet substance has on the human brain.
By Susan Scutti | Fri, 07/25/2014 - 14:43
When children hear about the benefits of healthy food, they’re less likely to eat it.
By Matthew Mientka | Fri, 07/25/2014 - 13:40
Google is searching to define optimum human health for the individual by analyzing the genomes and medical records of hundreds, and then thousands, of study participants.
By Justin Caba | Fri, 07/25/2014 - 12:29
Both men and women eat 92 percent of the food that is served to them on plates in a restaurant setting.
By Susan Scutti | Fri, 07/25/2014 - 12:00
Too little sleep may increase your susceptibility to forming false memories.
By Shweta Iyer | Fri, 07/25/2014 - 10:30
Decreased light exposure helps us all get better rest. Based on a new study, high levels of melatonin, the sleep hormone, may prove successful in treating breast cancer tumors.
By Matthew Mientka | Fri, 07/25/2014 - 10:03
A new study shows microbes in the human gut respond to changes in the larger world, including in a move abroad and a case of food poisoning.
By Lecia Bushak | Fri, 07/25/2014 - 10:00
Hypothermia involves your body temperature decreasing to dangerous lows, so it’s important to be mentally prepared in case you’re in a life or death situation.
By Lizette Borreli | Fri, 07/25/2014 - 08:00
Sniff your way to good health and try these aromatherapy cures — from grapefruit to rosemary — to treat everything from stress to cognitive function.
By Justin Caba | Thu, 07/24/2014 - 17:24
Boys and girls around the age of 11 and 12 are ignoring the CDC's recommendation on receiving the three-dose HPV vaccination.
By Lizette Borreli | Thu, 07/24/2014 - 15:52
Career prospects, financial rewards, and housing attract millions of Americans to these top 10 unhappiest cities in the country. Is your city one of them?
By Lecia Bushak | Thu, 07/24/2014 - 13:47
The best possible thing you can do for your health is the one most effective treatment for a variety of diseases.